Fair at State Fair, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Wisconsin State Fairgrounds,
West Allis. Free admission and live entertainment. Pumpkin derby and
more family activities, as well as harvest food. wistatefair.com/harvestfair.
Oktoberfest, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday,
Frame Park, Waukesha. Food, beer, live music, dancers and more. A
portion of sales benefit local organizations. Lineup: Friday - Opening
ceremony and tapping at 5 p.m., Blaskapelle Milwaukee from 5 p.m. to 9
p.m.; Saturday - Wurst Beer Biathlon at 10 a.m., Erich Von Klaussen
from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kenny Brandt Band from 2:30 p.m.to 5 p.m. and
Edelweiss from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
annual Classic Car Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Hoyt Park, 1800 N.
Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa. Prizes for vehicle entries, Food and
refreshments. Beer garden opens at noon, live music from noon to 3
p.m. by Front Porch Rockers and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. by Scotch & Soda.
Real Mexican Street Food from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and S.A. Bar grilling
South African sausage from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., as well as Wicked Urban
Forest Fest, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145
W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Organizations with an interest in
sustainability. Sawmill demonstrations, urban wood furniture makers,
family-friendly hands-on activities and entertainment. The Falafel
Guys food truck will be there. Free event. Free shuttle bus from park
and ride along Interstate 43 at the Brown Deer Road exit.
Prepare to Survive Expo, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday,
Waukesha County Expo Center Forum Building, 1000 Northview Road,
Waukesha. Hands-on exploration into prepping, self-reliance and
disaster preparedness. $5 in advance for the weekend or $7 at the
door; kids 12 and younger get in free. Free parking. www.surviveexpo.com.
at the Whitnall Park Beer Garden, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and
Sunday (every weekend through Oct. 30 in Whitnall Park), Root River
Parkway Picnic Area 1A, Greendale. Craft beers and food. Live music
from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Oktoberfest, 4:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 29, noon to 11 p.m. Sept. 30
and Oct. 1, noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 2 at Pere Marquette Park, 900 N.
Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee. Noon to 11 p.m. Sept. 30, Oct. 1 and 10
a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 2, Marcus Center Grounds, 929 N. Water St.,
Milwaukee. Music, food, beer, marketplace. Guests must be 21 or older
or must be accompanied by an adult. MKEOktoberfest.com.
with the Roosters Breakfast, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Oct. 1, Old World
Wisconsin, W372-S9727 Highway 67, Town of Eagle. Work in the bakehouse.
$45 per person (fee includes breakfast event, museum admission and an
all-day tram pass). Reservations required. Gate opens at 7:30a.m. Best
enjoyed by children older than 8. Register online at oldworldwisconsin.org
or call 262-594-6301.
annual Milwaukee Ukulele Festival, 8:30 a.m. doors open, classes from
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., concert at 7 p.m. Oct. 1, Sunset Playhouse, 800 Elm
Grove Road, Elm Grove. A full day of “ukulele mayhem,” including
vendors, jamming, concerts, workshops and lectures. Concert only: $20,
$10 for students. https://mufest.com.
Fest, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 1, Havenwoods State Forest, 6141 N.
Hopkins St. (one block west of Sherman Boulevard), Milwaukee.
Non-native snakes to look at, courtesy of Milwaukee County Zoo,
activities, programs, hikes, crafts and games.
at the Village, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 1, Ozaukee County Pioneer
Village, 4880 Highway I, Town of Saukville. Hay wagon rides, craft
projects, flea market, sing-a-long, rope making, master gardener
presentation, historic demonstrations and more. Pumpkins, squash,
gourds and apples for sale. $4, $3 for children 6 and older, free for
children 5 and younger and Ozaukee County Historical Society members. www.ochs.co.ozaukee.wi.us.